Curriculum Vitae

Ruud Harmsen

Internet email: 1st and 2nd letter of first name, 1st and 2nd of last name @rudhar.com
World Wide Web: http://rudhar.com

Date of birth: 8 March 1955
Nationality : NL

Chamber of Commerce: Utrecht, Nederland, nr. 30126921


May 1995 - today:

Free-lance

July 1995 - today:

Translations English->Dutch, Dutch->English and German->Dutch.
Via translation agencies in Belgium, Germany, England, the Netherlands, Sweden and Canada.

May 1995 - ca. July 2004:

For KSI (now called Centric-KSI):

April 1, 1996 - August 30, 1996:

Maintenance on a software system for mortgage presales.
ING Bank Amsterdam.
Microsoft C, MultiEdit, PVCS, Ghost.

August 15, 1995 - October 31, 1995:

Design of changes and enhancements to a system for electronic banking. ING Bank Amsterdam.
Tools: MSWord 6.0, WordPerfect 5.1, MSAccess 2.0.

May 1995 - August 1995:

Platform: PCs, MSWindows

Software:

Application:
Prototype of a program for automobile dealers. After specifications from, and in cooperation with, a partner in the USA.


May 1990 to April 1995:

Company: KSI Automatisering, IJsselstein, the Netherlands

Platform: PCs, MSDos

Software:

Applications:

Work:


October 1985 to April 1990:

Company : Nixdorf Computer, Vianen, the Netherlands (at times also in Paderborn, Berlin and Munich, Germany)

Platform: TARGON 35 Minicomputer, UNIX System V

Software:

Applications:

Work:


October 1982 to September 1985:

Company: RAET in Arnhem, the Netherlands.

B) July 1983 to September 1985

Platform: HP-3000 Minicomputer

Software:

Applications:

Work:

A) October 1982 to June 1983

Hardware: Amdahl mainframe

Software:

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October 1980 to September 1982:

Company: Rabobank Nederland, Zeist, the Netherlands.


January 1980 to September 1980:

Internal training as systems-analist at Rabobank Nederland in Utrecht. Several IBM-courses, and AMBI-modules I1, I2, T1, B1, B2, S1 en S2, among other things.
Trial project: course administration, on a DEC-20 systeem, in Basic.


September 1978 to December 1979:

Military Service (Signal Service)

1974-1978:

Electrotechnics at the HTS (higher vocational school) in Arnhem, the Netherlands.

1967-1974:

Atheneum-B